Rahul Sambathkumar is a political scientist by training who has previous experience working as a personal secretary and legislative assistant to a Member of the Indian Parliament. During his studies at the Hertie School, he worked at CPC Analytics in Berlin and Pune as a policy analyst on several public and private sector consulting projects. During this time he was able to test and develop his policy analysis and evaluation skills in a professional context. He is currently working as a project assistant at LANDT Group on a credit guarantee funds programme being implemented in Afghanistan and Tajikistan. Rahul hopes to build a career in development finance in future.
Master’s thesis title
Risky growth: Estimating the long-term effects of shadow banking systems